middle of the groundPosted: November 25, 2019 Filed under: Uncategorized | Tags: expressions, humor, malaphor, malaphors, middle ground, middle of the road, words Leave a comment
The speaker was talking about taking a centrist approach. This is a nice mashup of “middle ground” (compromise) and “middle of the road” (moderate or centrist). Both idioms have the word “middle” and both describe the center of something, hence the mixup. A big thanks to Katie Norwood for uttering this one and sharing it!
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